Charles A Brown Elementary School

4811 Court J
Birmingham, AL 35208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Charles A Brown Elementary School serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Charles A Brown Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Charles A Brown Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Charles A Brown Elementary School's student population of 406 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Charles A Brown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Charles A Brown Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1209 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
98%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charles A Brown Elementary School is Fairfield Area Vocational School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairfield High Preparatory School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Donald Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfield Donald Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 329 students
    0.5 miles
    715 Valley Rd
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6823
    0.5 K-6 329
  • Fairfield Fairfield Area Vocational School Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.6 miles
    610 Valley Rd
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6850
    0.6 10-12 n/a
  • Fairfield Fairfield High Preparatory School Math: 7% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 769 students
    0.6 miles
    610 Valley Rd
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 785-5176
    0.6 7-12 769
  • Birmingham Central Park Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
    0.7 miles
    4915 Ave Q
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205) 231-1250
    0.7 PK-5 518
  • Fairfield Robinson Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 283 students
    1.0 miles
    301 61st St
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6827
    1 K-6 283

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